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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Disability and Health Promotion I
3097.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Disability and Health Promotion I
This session will highlight various health promotion research programs for people with disabilities.
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be able to identify various health promotion programs and services for people with disabilities.
Moderator(s):Jennifer L. Rowland, PhD, MPH, PT
10:30 AMHealth Attitudes and Behavior of Staff Working with People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities  [ Recorded presentation ]
Beth A. Marks, PhD, RN, Jasmina Sisirak, MPH, Tamar Heller, PhD, Kelly Hsieh, PhD
10:48 AMIncorporating peers in exercise programs for people with spinal cord injury: Focus group findings  [ Recorded presentation ]
Melinda T. Neri, BA, Thilo Kroll, PhD, Suzanne Groah, MD, Brenda Gilmore, BA
11:06 AMEffects of a health promotion program for persons with mental retardation  [ Recorded presentation ]
Joshua R. Mann, MD, MPH, Suzanne McDermott, PhD, Huafeng Zhou, MSPH
11:24 AMGoal attainment scaling: A supplemental approach to measuring change in intervention studies for persons with chronic disabling conditions  [ Recorded presentation ]
Alexa K. Stuifbergen, PhD, RN
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Disability Forum
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA